Adapto is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in four styles: Completely-In-the-Canal (CIC), In-the-Canal (ITC), In-the-Ear (ITE), and Behind-the-Ear (BTE). The CIC, ITC, and ITE hearing instruments are custom made for the user's ears. In BTE models the hearing instrument is held in place behind the ear with a custom made earmold. In Adapto CIC, all components are housed in a small case that fits far into the ear canal. The
The Axio Hearing Aid, model iM32, is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This digital hearing aid can adjust instantly to different listening environments without feedback while filtering out background noise. It automatically adjusts to telephone, music, or television listening. It has voice status indicators for low battery and listening mode in male or female voices in a variety of languages, and can be programmed with audible voice or t
Balance is a digital hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid uses environment-based programming, with seven preset scenarios (Universal, Noise, Telephone, Quiet, Classroom, Music, and Mute) and is is programmed based on the environments encountered most often by the user. Other features include adaptive noise reduction, increased speech to noise ratio, fixed and adaptive feedback cancellation, and configurable directionality. Styles include c
Be by ReSound is an in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Intended for individuals with mild to moderately severe hearing loss, this hearing aid has its microphone located in the upper part of the ear, which eliminates virtually all wind noise and improves sound quality. Open spaces allow air to travel into the ear, making the user's own voice sound more natural. Other features include 17-band WARP sound processing, NoiseTracker II noise reductio
Claret is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The hearing aid is available in open ear 312, open ear 10A, completely in canal, half shell/canal, full shell, and behind the ear styles. Features include a dynamic speech enhancement/noise reduction switch that processes millions of digital calculations per second to accent the sounds the user needs to hear most; adaptive feedback cancellation; enhanced taper control that smooths volume adjustm
The Cochlear Implant, model C122M, is an internal hearing aid consisting of a thin, needle-like electrode array and a receiver/stimulator encased in pliable Silastic. The two components are surgically implanted in the ear. The smooth, flexible, 22-channel electrode array and the receiver/stimulator assist in optimizing fine pitch percepts in the cochlea. The implant is used in conjuction with a speech processor, transmitter and microphone to offer a detailed representation of sound despite extr
Destiny Series Hearing Aids are digital hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Features include active feedback intercept, directional speech detection, automatic telephone response, BluWave signal processing, voice indicators for low battery, and diagnostic self check. Styles include behind-the-ear (BTE), which is available as an open fit hearing aid; mini behind-the-ear (mBTE); on-the-ear (OTE); receiver-in-the-canal (RIC); in-the-ear (ITE); in-the-canal
The Electone E 50A is a miniature all in the ear instrument designed to accommodate mild hearing losses. Available in two responses to allow the clinician a broader range of fitting capabilities. Wind shield design helps to reduce wind noise. Volume control is edge mounted for easy of operation. Shell is not custom fitted.
The Electone All in the Ear Hearing aids can accommodate a wide variety of hearing losses. Four position gain trimmer allows adjustable gain setting by clinician. Adjustable venting system allows clinician to change vent size. Venting helps to cut low frequency amplification. Shells are custom made from the user's impression and made with non allergenic acrylic.
The Pixie model, all in the ear hearing aid is miniature in size. Features pressure release renting, chair horn and extended frequency range. No other options available. Custom fitted shell from user's impression.
The triumph model all in the ear hearing aid features adjustable venting to aid in the reduction of low frequency amplification. Adjustable 4 position gain trimmer. Special feature for the Triumph is a rechargeable power cell which can be recharged overnight. Can accommodate a wide range of hearing losses.
The Element Hearing Aid, models Element 4, Element 8, and Element 16, is a programmable hearing aid in a behind the ear (BTE) or in the ear (ITE)shell, designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The unit's microphones use directional and surround strategies to help focus on speech. Whistling feedback from the hearing instrument itself is automatically cancelled, and the unit adjusts automatically for loud wind and suppresses sudden, unsettling noises such as a door slam. Th
Epoq is a wireless hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in two open-fit designs with a shell that fits behind the ear and a receiver worn in the ear, and three custom in-the-ear styles: CIC (Completely In The Ear), ITC (In The Canal), and HS (Half Shell). Except for CIC models, these hearing aids have wireless ear-to-ear functionality allowing left and right hearing aids to communicate with each other to coordinate and adjust sound quality
Evok is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. It is available in receiver in canal, open ear, completely in canal, half shell/ canal, full shell, and behind the ear styles. All styles emphasize speech in challenging situations to make listening natural and comfortable. To improve understanding of speech in noise, the unit automatically switches to a directional microphone and simultaneously adjusts speech algorithms and comfort levels. Microp
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a miniature auditory canal hearing device for individuals with hearing disabilities. Siemens has launched a new miniature auditory cancel hearing device (iMini) which is custom-made for each individual customer to fit perfectly within the cancel and is practically invisible from the outside. The custom fabrication process utilizes computer-assisted technology to determine how the individual components can be optimally arranged in the ind
Inteo is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. During the fitting session, the hearing aid's Dynamic Integrator is profiled with information about the user's personal preferences and needs. In use, the Dynamic Integrator tailors sound to the user’s needs in a specific listening situation. Voices are detected in the user's surroundings so the user can hear them regardless of the sound environment and the location of the speaker. The hearing ai
The Lyric is a programmable in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals with slight to moderately severe hearing loss, which may be sensorineural, conductive, or mixed as long as there are no contraindications. The hearing aid is placed entirely inside the ear canal by a trained hearing care professional. It is placed close to the eardrum and takes advantage of the ear's natural anatomy to minimize background noise and deliver natural sound quality. When placed properly in the ear can
The Miracle Ear Digital Hearing Aid is a hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are hard of hearing. All four models are available in Cosmetic (in the ear), Comfort (similar to in-the-ear but somewhat larger), and Behind the Ear styles. Model ME-4 helps the user to hear speech in quiet surroundings. Model ME-3 has the same features as ME-4 plus noise reduction and speech comprehension, and helps the user to hear speech in quiet surroundings, faint sounds, and loud sounds. Model ME-2 has
Monet 300/500 Series Hearing Aids are digital hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Available styles include receiver in canal, open ear 312, open ear 10A, completely in canal, half shell/canal, full shell, and behind the ear. Several models include Tri-Mode noise reduction for listening to music. This feature brings voices to the front and replicates the subtle nuances of stringed instruments with clarity, while handling the driving peaks associated with
Oticon Syncro is a programmable behind the ear or in the ear hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Its Voice Priority Processing system uses artificial intelligence to focus on speech and filter out noise. Three systems work in parallel to monitor and analyze all critical acoustic parameters and determine which combination of settings will provide the optimum Voice-over-Noise ratio: Multi-band Directionality, TriState Noise Management, and Voice Aligned Com
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a waterproof hearing aid for individuals who are hard-of-hearing or deaf. People with hearing aids are often unable to participate in activities involving water, such as swimming. The PressureAID is a unique water-safe hearing aid that aims to expand the participation of individuals who are hard-of-hearing or deaf in activities that that involve immersion in water. The PressureAID's specialized soft silicon skin creates a soft surface fo
Prodigy is an in-the-ear hearing aid designed to filter out background noises so words are sharp and clear as well as to soften loud sounds and to make soft sounds more distinct for persons with hearing disabilities. The small, convex shape enables this hearing device to fit discreetly in the user's ear canal.
ReSound Azure is a programmable hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This hearing aid has a program button and volume control, allowing users with mild to profound hearing loss to adjust to any listening situation. It can be fitted "off the shelf," and has a open fit design to eliminate occlusion (plugged-up feeling) and maximize comfort. It has three behind-the-ear (BTE) and five custom in-the-ear variants. POWER: Uses size 13 battery.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a hearing aid for woman designed to look like a fashionable earring. SoundsGood is a hearing aid disguised as an earring that also provides graphic feedback the person speaking to the user on the pitch of his or her voice. Depending on the pitch of the speaker. the earring displays graphic sound waves in colored signals. Different colors indicate if the person speaking is too loud, soft or appropriately for the user. TITLE: Sounds Good t
Starkey S-Series Hearing Aids are programmable hearing aids designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The series includes BTE (behind the ear), RIC (receiver in canal), CIC (completely in canal), ITC (in the canal), and ITE (in the ear) styles. These hearing aids are programmed for automatic recognition of a variety of sound enviroments such as wind, speech, speech in noise, machine noise, or being on the telephone, with automatic optimization for that type of environment.
The Widex Passion440 Hearing Aid is a (RIC) hearing aid designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. The receiver, or loudspeaker, is placed into the ear canal, while the rest of the hearing aid is placed behind the ear. This allows for a reduction in size and minimizes the risk of acoustic feedback. There are three fitting options: Instant receiver ear-tip flex; instant receiver ear-tip open, which allows for open fitting for individuals with mild hearing loss; and custom re